Rachel Kaprielian

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Rachel Kaprielian
Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Worforce Development
In office
January 17, 2014 – January 8, 2015
GovernorDeval Patrick
Preceded byJoanne F. Goldstein
Succeeded byRonald L. Walker II
Massachusetts Registrar of Motor Vehicles
In office
2008–2014
GovernorDeval Patrick
Preceded byAnne L. Collins
Succeeded byCelia Blue
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
In office
1995–2008
Preceded byWarren Tolman
Succeeded byJon Hecht
Personal details
Born (1968-06-24) June 24, 1968 (age 50)
Boston, MA
Political partyDemocratic

Rachel Kaprielian (born June 24, 1968)[1] is an American politician who served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Massachusetts Registrar of Motor Vehicles, and Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development.

From 1995 to 2008 Kaprielian represented portions of Cambridge and Watertown in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.. She finished her law studies at Suffolk University in 2000 and received a Masters of Public Service from Harvard University in 2003.[2] In May 2008 she accepted an appointment as the Massachusetts Registrar of Motor Vehicles from Governor Deval Patrick.[3] She was named Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development on January 17, 2014.[4] In 2015 she was appointed Regional Director (MA, RI, CT, VT, ME, NH) for the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Women in the Massachusetts Legisature (1923 to date)" (PDF). Archives.lib.state.ma.us. Retrieved 16 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-05-20. Retrieved 2008-05-22.
  3. ^ "Local Politics". Boston Herald. Retrieved 2017-05-10.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-02-01. Retrieved 2014-01-30.

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